Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set.

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Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set.

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Of all the charters that 'Tornado' hauls, it can be argued that those trains made up of Pullman cars must be one of the mose desirable and elegant available.

Not only does the set contain 'Tornado' and three Pullman cars, but an oval of track with siding, together with a train controller and wall mounted transformer.

Space required 158cm x 114cm.

  • For ages 5 years and over.

WARNING(S):

  • Not suitable for children under 3 years old.
  • For domestic use only.
  • To be used under the direct supervision of an adult.

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Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set. 4.7 5 15 15
great product very good price really happy 09 September 2014
Great value !!! This product is fantastic value for money ! I have seen the Hornby locomotive alone on sale for much more than the entire purchase ! Brilliant ! 02 September 2014
Hornby Tornado Pullman set What amazing value - the Tornado locomotive is usually more expensive than this whole set. Has made a great 66th birthday present for my husband as he has wanted the Tornado model for some time. 02 September 2014
this product is first class the Tornado Pullman is a good example of modern Hornby the only thing I don't like about it is the back pony truck is not articulated but the set includes 3rd radius curves, it will run on 2nd radius curves but keep the speed down to about 60% and it runs well. The price at Argos is the cheapest I have seen and it was delivered free the day after I bought it on line. I am very satisfied with the set. 29 October 2013
Good all round set A very good price for a this model of the Tornado which has been sold in many different sets, but this Pullman version is one of the best. 22 October 2013
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2 months, 1 week ago
If the answer is yes does this affect the speed of the train? So if two trains were running then the speed would be reduced by half?
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2 weeks, 1 day ago
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if you wanted to run 2 trains on the same track on dc layout. thay would crash. as you always get one train that is faster then the other train. if you wanted to run 2 trains on the same track then you can by adding a decoder to this loco. but then you would need a dcc controller.
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2 months ago
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Hi, Adele.

The Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set is an analogue set, which means if you wish to run two trains on this both will be controlled at the same time - ie if you speed one up the other will speed up as well. You will not be able to control them independently of each other.

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is this dcc ready

10 months ago
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10 months ago
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Hi Ricky, thank you for your question about the Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set.

Having looked into this I can confirm that this product is DCC ready. I hope this helps.

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Is this the Orient Express?

11 months ago
I can see a logo on the train but can't quite make it out. Is this the Orient Express?
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11 months ago
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Hi Lynn.

Having looked into this for you, I can advise that the Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set is not the Orient Express model. This set consists of the 'Tornado' steam locomotive and 3 Pullman carriages.

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Is it a maxi or midi track

1 year ago
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1 year ago
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Hi Moose.

Having looked into this for you, I can advise that the approximate size, in mm, of the Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set track is: 1550 x 1130mm.

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